Mary Billingsley Garth, 92, of Paoli, Indiana, formerly of St. Louis, peacefully passed into heaven on February 23, 2013. She was born October 10, 1920 in Middlesboro Kentucky to William Arthur and Lennie Williamson Billingsley. She married John Whitney Garth of St. Louis on January 20, 1946 and he preceded her in death. Mary taught math at Ritenour High School in St. Louis from 1960-83. Her family attended Normandy Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her daughters, Nancy (E. Joseph) Kimmel of Paoli Indiana, Cindy (Roy) Prentice of Novi Michigan; and son, Gary (Jeannie) Garth of Vancouver, WA; 8 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and 2 sisters: Vivian Miller of LaFollette Tennessee and Janet Matthews of Middlesboro Kentucky.
Visitation will be at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home in Paoli, Indiana, March 1 3-8 p.m.; service 10 a.m. March 2 at Paoli Presbyterian Church
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the 1st Presbyterian Church of Paoli or Orange County Humane Society.